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Wine Bottles to Warn of Pitfalls of Drinking

The British Government is negotiating with the drinks industry to carry warning labels on wine, beer and other alcoholic spirits bottles//, cautioning young people to be aware of the dangers of drinking on a regular basis. This stems from concern over the increasing numbers of people who are taking...

Anger, laden with numerous pitfalls - Deflecting an angry outburst always pays

Getting into an angry fit is certainly not desirable, yet we do burst, enraged. A recent study, focused on the ravages of anger, has listed // risk of injury, as top of charts, particularly in the case of men. Men Beware! The findings have found a place in the Annals of Family Medicine. 20...

Immigration Attorneys Make Immigration Law & Employment Visas Easier for Foreign Workers, U.S. Employers, Corporations and Corporate Counsel

...ap, the H-1B timeline, how to meet H-1B requirements, the Labor Condition Application, prevailing wage issues, how to prepare an H-1B Petition, common pitfalls for H-1B employers, and how H-1Bs relate to student visas and green cards (permanent residency). Attendees will receive 10% off the legal fees of any ...

Bcl6 gene sculpts helper T cell to boost antibody production

... class of antibodies," Dong said. "These mutations also allow production of antibodies with stronger affinity for their target antigens." There are pitfalls to this process. Tfh cells and germinal centers have been implicated in antibody-mediated autoimmune diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, ...

Media invited to ACS Webinar on financing tips for start-ups and small businesses

...arly-stage companies involving chemical processes, medical devices, diagnostics and therapeutics. The topic for the webinar is "Avoiding financing pitfalls for start-ups and small business." Polk will share his insight on starting new business ventures, opportunities for small business to acquire financin...

Jillian Michaels, 'America's Toughest Trainer,' Announces New Line of Weight-Loss Supplements

...place in Boston, Massachusetts on June 29, 2009. Scientifically developed, the new products are designed to help individuals overcome the two greatest pitfalls to successful weight loss - not having the willpower to reduce caloric intake, and not seeing and feeling results quickly enough to motivate and conti...

Executive Shares His Story in an Effort to Save Lives

...mptoms are sometimes an indicator that it is too late. " Executive exams are becoming more popular as companies and individuals recognize the pitfalls of the insurance covered physical. Walter Gaman, MD of Executive Medicine of Texas states, "We see patients from all over who have had an exam w...

New Program Offsets Risks of 'Do-It-Yourself' Gestational Surrogacy

...O, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative Reproductive Resources ( ARR ) today announced a new program geared to help intended parents avoid some of the pitfalls of "do-it-yourself" gestational surrogacy. Through its Surrogate Management Services , the Chicago egg donation and surrogate recruitment agen...

PRA SPEAKING EVENT: Phase I Studies with Hepatitis C Compounds in Healthy Volunteers and Patients: Views from Inside

... at opportunities and obstacles when developing a hepatitis C compound including critical steps to optimize the success potential of an NCE as well as pitfalls and obstacles. Dr. Andre van Vliet is a Board Certified internist, with expertise and training in oncology and clinical Pharmacology. His publi...

Director of Healthcare Solutions Appointed to Guide Workforce Management Initiatives for Hospitals and Long Term Care Facilities

...orkforce Insight will also be providing an educational session for IHRIM (International Association for HR Information Management) on Avoiding the Top pitfalls of HR Technology Implementation, and providing 3 educational sessions in May for the American Payroll Association covering strategies for Change Manag...
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Neuroblastoma Expert Reviews Progress and Challenges in Fighting Difficult Pediatric Cancer

...lessly aggressive from the start. So precisely defining a given patient's risk level can help oncologists design the best treatment, avoiding the twin pitfalls of undertreating or overtreating any given child. Better treatments may be on the horizon, but better understanding of neuroblastoma's precise biolo...
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VersaBond Bone Cement

Description:...zed. It has low porosity levels which contribute to improved cement performance. VersaBond also features unique packaging to help avoid potential pitfalls during the cement-mixing technique. The packaging provides a clean, easy way to pour the powder with its unique Tyvek* covered cement powder boat. Thi...
Company:Smith & Nephew, Inc. - Orthopedics

UltraFix® Knotless MiniMite®

Description:...or cuff repair. The cutting tip requires no pre-drilling and the anchor is pre-threaded with two #2 strands of braided polyester suture. The potential pitfalls of suture management are avoided with the Independent Suture Sliding (I.S.S.™) Eyelet design. The sutures slide with relative ease, which allows...
Company:Linvatec Corporation (now ConMed)

Super Revo® Rotator Cuff Repair System

Description:...or cuff repair. The cutting tip requires no pre-drilling and the anchor is pre-threaded with two #2 strands of braided polyester suture. The potential pitfalls of suture management are avoided with the Independent Suture Sliding (I.S.S.™) Eyelet design. The sutures slide with relative ease, which allows...
Company:Linvatec Corporation (now ConMed)
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Inspection

...ld's market leader in the field of X-ray based non-destructive material testing (NDT) , with a special focus on the automotive, ... There are many pitfalls that cause software inspections to fail. ... Having an adequate SDLC infrastructure is a prerequisite for inspection success. ... ... from Ind...
pitfalls in Biological News

Global warming link to amphibian declines in doubt

...f our findings are contrary to the predictions of the chytrid-thermal-optimum hypothesis," said Hudson. The researchers say their findings show the pitfalls of drawing conclusions from multi-decadal correlations between climatic factors and extinctions, and underscores the need for molecular data on the fu...

Rhode Island Hospital simulation center examines benefits and applications of medical simulation

...e behavior. No single measure can capture overall individual or team performance; it is helpful to measure both team process and outcomes to avoid the pitfalls in relying on 'one single inadequate criterion.'" With this in mind, the panel reviews existing team performance metrics in health care, proposes ...

Synthetic Biology: Coming Up Fast!

...dustry spawned by synthetic biologists that promises to conquer the globe's energy problems seems just around the corner. But will the promises and pitfalls of synthetic biology catch governments, ethicists, biosafety and biosecurity experts, and the public by surprise? Denise Caruso, former New York Time...

More research needed to make good on biofuel promise, experts say

... other scientists write that there is an urgent need for more comprehensive and collaborative research. This will help next-generation fuels avoid the pitfalls of grain-based biofuels, which include increased nutrient runoff and clearing of new land to recoup lost food production, Doering said. "It's impor...

Carbon dioxide 'scrubber' captures greenhouse gases

... an energy demand comparable to that needed for CO2 capture from conventional power plants, although costs will certainly be higher and there are many pitfalls along the path to commercialization." Nevertheless, the relatively simple, reliable and scalable technology that Keith and his team developed opens...

2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting -- media advisory 2

...place: 20:00-22:00, Chapin Theater) A Thursday (6 March) evening talk by the scientist-turned-filmmaker Olson about his movies and videos and the pitfalls of mass communication. (Time & place: 20:00-22:00, Room W109B) The Tuesday (4 March) afternoon Sverdrup Award lecture on ocean acidification. (Ti...

Analysis calls for medical device information to better serve patients and doctors

...vices success in clinical application. This type of data would be valuable for increasing health professionals awareness of the potential promise and pitfalls of new technology, the team writes. These days, patients are asking their doctors for the newest technologies from genetic tests to specific radia...

Direct-to-consumer advertising for genetic tests concerns physicians and may mislead patients

...ysician. In the December issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Erin Tracy, MD, MPH, warns that such testing is poorly regulated and may present potential pitfalls for patients and physicians. Some of the tests that are being offered have no proven clinical validity whatsoever and are quite costly, says Tracy....

An Alzheimer's vaccine?

...after 15 patients suffered swelling of the central nervous system. OMRF President Stephen Prescott, M.D., is hopeful that Tangs work will avoid the pitfalls that beset Elans vaccine. This vaccination stimulates the immune system more gently than previous Alzheimers vaccines, so we are optimistic about its ...

Systems Biology poised to revolutionize the understanding of cell function and disease

...ano Henney, from AstraZeneca, Cheshire, U.K. believes. Modelling and simulation, which so far have played a minor role in R&D, could avoid some of the pitfalls that result in promising compounds failing at the clinical trial stages. At Unilever, a producer of food and personal care products, Systems Biolog...
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Miami Beach Real Estate Attorney Opens Miami Real Estate Brokerage for International Luxury Miami Beach Condo Buyers From Distressed Sellers

...to closing of the sale. Folland's new specialized combination real estate broker and legal service is a must-have for investors negotiating the legal pitfalls of buying from sellers in pre-foreclosure short sales or even foreclosure. Miami Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 20, 2009 -- Real E...

PharmSource Releases White Paper on Role of U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) in the Bio/Pharma Industry

...implement a solid FCPA compliance program. Enforcement of anti-corruption business practices in emerging markets. Mechanisms to avoid compliance pitfalls despite global and economic challenges. "This report provides priceless strategic insights on FCPA compliance programs, which could save b...

invivodata Announces ePROficiency 2009 Web Seminar Series

...rly Stage Research - June 18 A Conceptual Model in the Context of a Global Drug Development Program - July 30 Developing PROs: Common pitfalls & Recent Experiences - September 10 Supporting Regulatory Submissions and Inspections: the ePRO Perspective - October 22 eDiaries:...

Swine Flu a Reminder: Using Hand Sanitizers Like Remi-D Helps Fight Infection

... No Alcohol, All-Natural Formula Avoids pitfalls of Alcohol-Based Sanitizers CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- When widespread illness hits, it's easy for individuals to feel helpless to...

PAREXEL Experts to Present Leading Insights at Drug Information Association 21st Annual Euromeeting

...EL experts: Monday, March 23 The PSUR: A Pharmacovigilance and Medical Writing View with Emphasis on Practical Solutions to The pitfalls and Grey Areas (tutorial) - Alison Rapley, B.Sc., Director, Clinical Research Services (9:00) Tuesday, March 24 Integ...

Web-based Audio Interviews Keep Environment of Care Managers Up-to-Date on Key EC Compliance Issues

...ngth and is free to play or download at http ://www.eheinc.com/ec_bits.htm . Topics are updated regularly. Current interviews include " Common pitfalls of Implementing the 2009 EM Standards: The 96 Hour Rule ," " The Joint Commissions' 2008/2009 Updates to the Environment of Care Standards ," and " Ma...

Maximize Data Analysis with METTLER TOLEDO FBRM

...the sieve, and image analysis; Caveats to correlation as well as successful correlations and case studies will be discussed. Part III - Overcoming pitfalls to FBRM® Data Interpretation - Wednesday, February 25 How do changes in particle system physics affect FBRM® data? The FBRM® measurement ...

Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Partners With Biomedical Synergies to Offer Advanced Tissue Tracking Solutions for Hospitals and Surgery Centers

...d manufactured tissue products in their facilities. The combination of BSI's service offerings and TRACS4Life software allow hospitals to navigate the pitfalls of regulatory compliance, thereby offering a 360 solution to tissue management. For more information about Biomedical Synergies' products and servic...

Six Sigma and Social Media: Tools for Reducing Costs, Improving Processes

...Times. Included in the discussion notes are other challenges, tactics, successes and mini case studies from conference attendees about best practices, pitfalls and insights on improving processes and turning a profit during challenging economic times. Please mark your calendar and inform your colleagues abo...

Using living cells as nanotechnology factories

...archers can often be limited by the amount of raw materials. Now, Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University researcher Hao Yan has avoided these pitfalls by using cells as factories to make DNA based nanostructures inside a living cell. The results were published in the early online edition of the P...
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